Windows Installer Error When Installing Shavlik Protect 9.1 Patch 1

Version 3

    Symptoms

     

    When performing the installation of Shavlik Protect 9.1, Patch 1 (9.1.4446.0) you receive the following error:

    Windows Installer - The upgrade patch cannot be installed by the Windows Installer service because the program to be upgraded may be missing, or the upgrade patch may update a different version of the program. Verify that the program to be upgraded exists on your computer and that you have the correct upgrade patch.

     

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    Cause


    The improper installer package is being run on the system. Most likely you are attempting to use the patch installer (intended when you already have version 9.1 installed) on a system with Protect 9.0 installed.


    Resolution


    Use the correct installer package to update your current version of Protect. Below is a listing of the installer for Protect 9.1.4446.0 that should be used for the corresponding version of Protect:


    Currently on 9.0.x - Use full 9.1.4446.0 Installer package (84MB), found here.

    Currently on 9.1.4334.0 - Use 9.1.4446.0 Patch Installer (17MB), found here.


    Affected Product(s)


    Shavlik Protect 9.x